Q. I need a 64-bit CPU stress tester, where can I get one?

A. I recently started using Prime95, which is a great utility to stress all the cores on a CPU. As you can here, it works great and stresses the computer to its limit.

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You can download Prime95 from this site. There's also a 32-bit version available.

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